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It was such a magnificent sum that Sol did not feel like taking the familiarity with it of mentioning it aloud.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
Of which the sum is that all the parties to the case are evidently, for the time being, Protestants!
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
I've tried to teach lots of folks; an' sum learns quick, an' some don't never learn; it's jest 's 't strikes 'em.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
The King now increased it to the enormous sum of two shilling and ten pence.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
With that sum, twice as much infantry could be maintained as that which your Majesty has here.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
The duty on importation had been only twopence per pound, a moderate sum in view of the prices realized by the sale of it.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Receive ye discipline as a great sum of money, and possess abundance of gold by her.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Twenty dollars a month is the salary, and school keeps for six months, so I shall earn the large sum of $120 a year.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
As the Chinese are so numerous, the sum amounts to considerable, although it it not all paid to the fiscal.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
In the evening the little theatre is illuminated regardless of expense, a fabulous sum being expended on extra lamps.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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